Reel life vs. real life

Number 20169
Subject Minorities
Source USA Today (McLean, Va.)
Year 2002
Publication Date February 13, 2002
Summary "Using many of the same categories found in the 2000 Census, USA Today tallied statistics about age, race and gender of the actors and characters in 2001 movies that played on at least 600 screens." It found that Hispanics lag, women are underrepresented, men are older and women are younger, and fewer major movie characters are married.
Category General
Pages 2
Keywords Hollywood;movies;film industry;entertainment industry;actors;minorities
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